PhD Student

Your tasks

You will pursue a PhD on the project "The physics of local and global frustration'' under the supervision of Prof. Dr Christopher Mudry. This project is financed over four years by PSI and the Swiss National Scientific Foundation.

Your profile

You have recently obtained a Master Degree in Theoretical Physics. You are highly motivated and dedicated to fundamental research in theoretical condensed matter physics. You have a friendly personality, you are open to discussions, and a reliable researcher with high standards for quality, hard work, and ethics.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

For further information please contact Prof. Dr Christopher Mudry, phone +41 56 310 42 47.

Please submit your application online by 1st July 2019 (including addresses of referees) for the position as a PhD Student (index no. 4801-01).

Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Sabrina Orteca, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland